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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Occur to ( মনে হওয়া ) The idea never occurred to me.
  • Brood on (over) ( মন খারাপ করা ) Do not brood over your misfortune.
  • Compete for ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন কিছু) ) He competed for the first position.
  • Made of ( তৈরি ) This ring is made of gold.
  • Owe to ( ঋণী হওয়া ) I owe my all to him.
  • Kind to ( সদয় ) She is very kind to the children.

Idioms:

  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.
  • clever hit ( কথার মতন কথা )
  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.
  • Bring to light ( প্রকাশ করা ) At last all the facts were brought to light.